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Gold filled Rings

Antique Goldfilled Ring with Garnet Stone-Size 5
NMG
15604

A beautiful antique goldfilled ring with an elegant design mount and garnet red simulated stone. Marked 1/20 14K and company name inside but unreadable. Size 5. Add this beauty to your vintage fine jewelry collection!

$55.00
Gold filled Earrings

Vintage Goldfilled Bead Earrings-Marked A&Z
Item #11606

Vintage A&Z marked gold filled bead earrings. Mark is for the A & Z Chain Co.; first used in 1905 through 1975 and now is part of the Hayward Company. Screwback style earrings, measure 3/4" in length and features two gold filled beads. Marked Goldfilled 1/20 12KT A&Z. In very good condition. A friendly reminder this pair of vintage earrings has been previously owned and worn.

$14.00
Vintage WRE Gold Filled Bead Earrings
Item #11127
Vintage WRE marked gold filled bead earrings accented with crystal rhinestones. Mark is for the W. E. Richards Company; mark was first used in 1944. Screwback style earrings, measure 3/4" in length and each earrings features one goldfilled ball in between two Chaton cut cystal rhinestones. Marked WRE 1/20 12KT. In very good condition. A friendly reminder this pair of vintage earrings has been previously owned and worn.
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Item #11127 $16.00
Gold filled Brooches and Pendants
Vintage Signed Gold Filled Topaz Stone Brooch
Item #10974
This is a beautiful gold filled brooch featuring an oval topaz stone. Wonderful filigree design. Measures 1-1/4" in diameter. Marked W underlined and 12/20 G.F. The gold filled finish is in very good condition as is the topaz stone. A friendly reminder this brooch has been previously owned and worn.
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Item #10974 $26.00
Gold filled Necklaces

Vintage Lustern Necklace with Topaz Rhinestones in Original Presentation Box
Item #12665

This is a beautiful vintage goldfilled Lustern necklace with a lovely pendant created with delicate topaz stones set within 3-dimensional center floral design. Marked L.S.CO. for Lustern and 1/20 12K GF on back of pendent. Necklace chain measures a generous 18" and is marked 1/20 12K GF on Sterling and signed L. S. on clasp. Comes in the original gift box. A very collectible necklace.

$32.00

Chic Vintage Forstner Gold Filled Bead Lavaliere Necklace
Item #11598

Chic vintage Forstner gold filled bead necklace. The Forstner Jewelry Manufacturing Company was first found in about 1920, and went out of business many years ago. Marked Forstner and 1/20 12KT Goldfilled on clasp and O ring. Necklace chain measures 16", features two dangling gold filled beads. In very good condition. A friendly reminder this necklace has been previously owned and worn.

$38.00
Vintage Signed Gold Filled Jasper Stone Necklace-Signed AmCo
Item #11206
This is a beautiful gold filled brooch featuring what I think is a red jasper stone. Beaded border. Stone measures 3/4" x 1/2". Necklace chain measures 18", is paper clip pattern, and is marked AC 1-20 12K (not the original necklace chain, but is goldfilled and from same era.) Pendant is marked 1/20 12K AmCo. This is the mark of A. Micallef & Co., Inc. from Providence, R.I. This mark was first used in 1935. We have available the matching bracelet and earrings, too. A friendly reminder this necklace has been previously owned and worn.
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Item #11206 $28.00
Vintage Signed Gold Filled Green Stone Necklace
Item #11209
This is a charming goldfilled necklace featuring a green stone pendant accented by a filigree cap. Necklace is marked 1/20 12K GF and measures a comfortable 18". Stone pendant measures 1" x 3/4" at widest point. In very good condition. A friendly reminder this necklace has been previously owned and worn.
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Item #11209 $22.00
Vintage WRE Gold Filled Bead Necklace
Item #10930
Vintage WRE gold filled bead necklace. Mark is for the Richards Jewelry Company (also makers of Symmetalic jewelry.) Necklace chain measures 15", features a single gold filled bead. Hang tag marked 1/20 12KGF WRE. In very good condition. A friendly reminder this necklace has been previously owned and worn.
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Item #10930 $34.00
Gold filled Bangles and Bracelets

Vintage Large Oval Ladies Goldfilled Bangle
NMG
15600

This is a lovely vintage gold filled ladies bangle bracelet. Bracelet has wonderful etched monogrammed design all around bangle. Inner measurements is 2-3/4" x 2-1/4", oval shaped, no clasp. In very good condition with little wear noted. A beautiful vintage goldfilled bangle.

$78.00

Victorian Gold Filled Childs Engraved Scrolled Bangle Bracelet
NMG
15601

 This is a lovely vintage gold filled bangle bracelet for a child. Bracelet has wonderful etched monogrammed design all around bangle. Inner measurements is 1-3/4", with mechanism that allows flexibility when putting it on. Marked 1/20 12KT. In very good condition with little wear noted. A beautiful vintage goldfilled bangle.

$32.00

Vintage UNCAS Goldfilled Bangle Charm Bracelet
NMG
15537

This is a lovely vintage gold filled double link charm bracelet. No charms so you are able to create your own personal charm bracelet with your memories. Spring clasp. Measures 7-1/8" x 3/8". Marked on clasp 1/20 12K GF with a maker's mark; mark appears to be UNCAS Manufacturing Co. dating from 1911. In excellent condition.

$22.00

Vintage Goldfilled Bangle Bracelet marked Winard
NMG
14946

This is a lovely vintage gold filled bangle bracelet. Bracelet has wonderful etched monogrammed design all around bangle.Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-1/4" x 2-1/8", and is 1/42" wide; and will fit an average wrist. Marked Winard 12KT. In very good condition with minor wear associated with age. A beautiful vintage goldfilled bangle.

$38.00

Vintage Goldfilled Bangle Bracelet marked Carl Art
NMG
14945

This is a lovely vintage gold filled bangle bracelet. Bracelet has wonderful etched monogrammed design on front. Back of back bangle is free of decoration. Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-3/8" x 2-1/4", and is 1/2" wide; and will fit an average wrist. Marked 12KT GF. In very good condition with minor wear associated with age. A beautiful vintage goldfilled bangle.

$45.00

Vintage Goldfilled Bangle Bracelet marked 12KGF
NMG
14944

This is a lovely vintage gold filled bangle bracelet. Bracelet has wonderful etched monogrammed design on front. Back of back bangle is free of decoration. Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-3/8" x 2-1/4", and is 1/2" wide; and will fit an average wrist. Marked 12KT GF. In very good condition with minor wear associated with age. A beautiful vintage goldfilled bangle.

$55.00

SOLD Vintage Goldfilled Bangle Bracelet marked 12KF Bojar
NMG
14940

 This is a lovely Vintage gold filled bangle bracelet. Bracelet has wonderful etched monogrammed design on front. Back of back bangle is free of decoration. Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-1/2" x 2-1/4", and is 3/8" wide; and will fit an average wrist. Marked 12KGF Bojar. In very good condition with minor wear associated with age. A beautiful vintage goldfilled bangle.

$35.00

Vintage Goldfilled Sapphire Stone Bracelet
NMG 14731

This is a vintage goldfilled bracelet featuring bezel set sapphire open back crystals, within a braided design. Beautiful brillant sapphire crystal faceted stones. Measures 7-1/4 x 1/4" wide. Marked 1/20 12 K GF. The gold filled finish is in very good condition with vintage patina (can be polished if desired.). A friendly reminder this bracelet has been previously owned and worn.

$35.00

Vintage Goldfilled Bangle Bracelet-Musical Note-Treble Clef Motif
NMG
14732

This is a lovely vintage gold filled bangle bracelet featuring a wonderful treble clef musical note motif. Repeating musical note design. Lobster style clasp. Measures 7-1/4" x 3/8". Marked on clasp in tiny lettering. Unusual. Perfect for the music lover!

$30.00

Vintage Goldfilled Pretty Pink Stone Bracelet
Item #14056

This is a vintage goldfilled bracelet featuring bezel set pink open back crystals, within a braided design. Beautiful brillant pink crystal faceted stones. Measures 7-1/4 x 3/8" wide. Marked 12 K G. F. The gold filled finish is in very good condition with vintage patina (can be polished if desired.). A friendly reminder this bracelet has been previously owned and worn.

$32.00

SOLD Vintage Gold Filled Smokey Stone Topaz Bracelet
NMG 12903

Here is another wonderful vintage gold filled bracelet featuring large emerald cut topaz stones bordered by detailed gold leaves in each link. The cut of these stones pick up every angle of light-this is truly a gorgeous bracelet. Marked 1/20 12K-GF on spring clasp. Bracelet measures 6-1/2" x 1/2" with attached safety chain. Weighs 20 grams. Quality piece in very good condition. You will enjoy owning and wearing this lovely vintage bracelet.

$52.00

Vintage Goldfilled Bangle Bracelet with Beads-Signed Carl-Art-Unusual Design
NMG 14018

This is a vintage gold filled bangle bracelet marked with the classic mark of Carl Art (CA mark with arrow through letters) established in 1936. Bracelet has unusal prong set goldfilled bead design on front, back of bangle is free of decoration. Brushed finish. Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-1/2" x 2-1/3", and is 1/2" wide; and will fit an average to larger wrist. Marked CA with arrow through letters. In very good condition with little to no wear associated with age. A beautiful vintage goldfilled bangle with an unusual stylish design!

$56.00

Vintage Goldfilled WIDE Bangle Bracelet-Signed Carl Art
NMG 14019

This is a vintage gold filled bangle bracelet marked with the classic mark of Carl Art (CA mark with arrow through letters) established in 1936. Bracelet has lovely floral design on front, back of bangle is free of decoration. Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-1/2" x 2-1/3", and is 3/4" wide; and will fit an average wrist. Marked CA with arrow through letters and 1/20 12 KGF. In very good to excellent condition with little to no wear associated with age. A beautiful vintage goldfilled bangle!

$86.00

Vintage Goldfilled Bangle Bracelet-Signed R&C Co.-Wide 3/4"
Item #12716

This is a lovely Vintage gold filled bangle bracelet. Bracelet has wonderful etched monogrammed design on front. Back of back bangle continues with this decoration. Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-1/2" x 2-1/4", and is 3/4" wide; and will fit a larger wrist. Marked R&G Co. In very good condition with minor wear associated with age. A beautiful vintage goldfilled bangle!

$140.00

Vintage Goldfilled Ruby Red Stone Bracelet-Signed
Item #12418

This is a vintage goldfilled bracelet is created with ruby red stones set within 3-dimensional flowers alternating with circles in a timesless design. Marked Roles 10 KGF on foldover clasp. Measures 7-1/4 x 3/4". The gold filled finish is in very good condition with vintage patina (can be polished if desired.). A friendly reminder this bracelet has been previously owned and worn.

$55.00
Vintage Hayward Goldfilled Bangle
Item #11836

This is a lovely vintage gold filled bangle bracelet. Marked Hayward 1/20 10K Goldfilled for Bliss Brother Company., located in Attleboro, MA. This mark was first used on jewelry in 1988. Bracelet is simple and elegant, with a wonderful front design and space for monogram. Bracelet has tight closure; opens from the side and has a push-in clasp. Inner measurements is 2-1/4" x 2", and is 1/4" wide. In very good condition to excellent condition; original safety chain attached but chain has separated (can be easily fixed by jeweler).. A beautiful vintage bracelet.

$55.00
Vintage Bliss Brother Co. Goldfilled Bangle
Item #11820

This is a exquisite vintage gold filled bangle bracelet. Marked B.Co. (inside the letter B) for Bliss Brother Company., located in Attleboro, MA. This mark was first used on jewelry in 1908. Bracelet is simple and elegant, with a wonderful design all around the bracelet. Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-1/4" x 2", and is 3/8" wide. Original safety chain attached. In very good condition to excellent condition. A beautiful vintage bracelet.

$75.00

SOLD Vintage Gold Bangle Bracelet-Signed M.S. & Co.
Item #11429

This is a lovely vintage gold filled bangle bracelet. Marked M. & S. MFG. CO., Inc., located in Providence, RI. Circa 1950. Bracelet is simple and elegant, without design except for name engraved on back Elizabeth L Hiestand in fancy lettering. Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-1/2" x 2-1/4", and is 1/2" wide. In very good condition with vintage patina, can be polished if desired. A beautiful vintage bracelet.

$65.00

Victorian Rose Gold Bangle Bracelet-Signed L&M Co.-Wide 3/4"
Item #11418

This is a lovely Victorian rose gold filled bangle bracelet. Circa 1885. Bracelet has a wonderful etched design on front, with space for a monogram, if desired (rare to find in an older piece). Back of back is not etched or decorated. Bracelet has tight closure. Inner measurements is 2-1/2" x 2-1/4", and is 3/4" wide; and will fit a larger wrist. Marked L&M Co. In very good condition with a small dent noted on backside.

$145.00
Art Deco Era Engraved Goldfilled Friendship Bracelet &
Locket
Item #11387
Here is a lovely Art Deco gold filled ribbon friendship bracelet with locket. Embossed hook clasp is marked 1/20 12K GF followed by maker's name that are not readible. Slightly convex gold filled panels, nine total, strung together with 3/16" wide pink silk ribbon. This is a method often seen in same period friendship bracelets. Eight panels engraved with different monogram initials of friends. Center panel engraved 1925. Delicate gold filled chain with small engraved heart locket hangs below panels. Hinged locket snaps open to reveal vintage black and white photo of young woman. Inside locket lid marked STORKETTE 1/20 12K G.F. Locket and chain from different maker than bracelet panels. Bracelet drapes nicely round wrist and very pretty. Bracelet mesures 6-3/4" long open end to end and is 1/4" wide. Locket measures 3/8" wide. In very good condition. A rare and lovely friendship bracelet.
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Item #11387 $58.00
Vintage Gold-filled Bangle-Wonderful Design-Smaller Size
Item #11328
This is a lovely engraved bangle bracelet, similar to pieces made during the Edwardian period. Inside measurement is 2-1/4" x 2-1/8" inner dimensions, with a height of 3/8". It features beautiful engraving all around bangle. Unmarked, most likely gold filled as most items of this era were. The gold filled finish is in very good condition. A friendly reminder this bracelet has been previously owned and worn.
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Item #11328 $45.00
Vintage 1920s Signed R& G Co. Gold-filled Bangle
Item #10831
This is a lovely classic hinged bracelet, similar to pieces made during the Edwardian period. Measuring 2-1/4" x 2" inner dimensions, with a height of 5/8", and opens up to a width of 3" with an oval shape. It features beautiful engraving on the front of bangle. The bracelet opens and shuts tightly, and is signed with the mark of R&GCo, of Attleboro, Mass. This company later became Ripley & Gowan Co. The gold filled finish is in very good condition. A friendly reminder this bracelet has been previously owned and worn.
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Item #10831 $95.00
Vintage Signed Carl-Art Gold-filled Bangle
Item #10731
This is a lovely classic hinged bracelet, similar to pieces made during the Edwardian period. Measuring 2-3/8" x 2" inner dimensions, with a height of 1/4", and opens up to a width of 2-7/8" with an oval shape. It features beautiful engraving on the front of abstract floral lines. The bracelet opens and shuts tightly, and is marked with the symbol of Carl Art (CA with arrow going through letters) and 1/20 12KG.F. on the inside of the bangle. This Carl Art mark was first used in 1937. The gold filled finish is in very good condition. A friendly reminder this bracelet has been previously owned and worn.
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Item #10731 $45.00

Circa 1885 Victorian Rolled Gold Place Bracelet
Item #5292

Early Victorian bracelet, circa 1885, rolled gold plate with detailed design. 1/4" width. Lightweight, yet quality construction. Ajustable band, slides open to adjust. Measures almost 9" in length when straightened, measures 2-1/4" x 2-1/4" in coiled position. Unmarked, similar bracelets can be sen in S.F. Myers Catalgoue, 1885. Has nice vintage patina, yet polishes beautifully. Very good condition. A lovely Victorian bracelet, sure to become a family heirloom. View the many pictures available.
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Item #5292 $145.00
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